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  • Transformatio et Continuatio

    "Medieval thinkers were convinced that they themselves were still citizens of the empire, which had been founded by Augustus." William Heckschers These wird mit dem vorliegenden Buch, das dem Fortdauern der Antike auf der Iberischen Halbinsel nachspürt, in… (Harde kaft)

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    85,95
  • KelliC Rudolph boeken
    KelliC Rudolph - Taste and the Ancient Senses

    "The sense of taste is at once highly individual and deeply cultural. Taste is a functional sense, so closely tied with the physical necessity for food that it is frequently characterised among the lower, bodily sensations. Assumed to operate on a primitive,… (Zachte kaft)

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    36,95
  • Catherine Nixey boeken
    Catherine Nixey - The Darkening Age

    The Darkening Age is the largely unknown story of how a militant religion comprehensively and deliberately extinguished the teachings of the Classical world, ushering in centuries of unquestioning adherence to 'one true faith'. Despite the long-held notion… (Zachte kaft)

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    20,95
  • Griechische Literaturgeschichtsschreibung

    Literary scholars use histories of literature on a daily basis. There has been however little reflection on different forms of literary history, their advantages and flipsides. This volume tackles the example of ancient Greek literature and the special… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • Prosopon Rhomaikon

    This volume includes 17 studies that present aspects of the Prosopography of the Middle Byzantine Period. The book's thematic focus is on structural developments, major personalities, and the Byzantine Empire's relations with the West. (Harde kaft)

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    107,95
  • Times of Neolithic Transition along the Western Mediterranean

    The study of the Neolithic transition constitutes a major theme in prehistoric research as the process of economic change, from foraging to farming involved one of the main transformations in human behavior patterns. This volume focuses on investigating… (Harde kaft)

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    125,95
  • Silvia Balatti boeken
    Silvia Balatti - Mountain Peoples in the Ancient Near East

    Since Prehistory, communities principally engaged in herding activities have occupied the intermontane valleys and plains of the Zagros (Western Iran). Relations, tensions and cultural exchange between the inhabitants of the mountains and the Mesopotamian… (Harde kaft)

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    95,95
  • "Sea Peoples" Up-to-Date

    This volume presents the outcomes of the European Science Foundation workshop "Sea Peoples" Up-to-Date. New Research on Transformations in the Eastern Mediterranean in the 13th-11th Centuries BCE, which took place in November 2014 at the Austrian Academy of… (Zachte kaft)

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    159,95
  • Archaeological and paleontological research in Lagoa Santa

    This groundbreaking volume presents, for the first time in English, a broad historical review of the researches carried out over 170 years in the region of Lagoa Santa, Brazil, one of the most important archaeological regions in the Americas. From the… (Harde kaft)

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    142,95
  • Bioarchaeology of Impairment and Disability

    Over the years, impairment has been discussed in bioarchaeology, with some scholars providing carefully contextualized explanations for their causes and consequences. Such investigations typically take a case study approach and focus on the functional aspects… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95
  • Interactions between Animals and Humans in Graeco-Roman Antiquity

    The seventeen contributions to this volume, written by leading experts, show that animals and humans in Graeco-Roman antiquity are interconnected on a variety of different levels and that their encounters and interactions often result from their belonging to… (Harde kaft)

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    138,95
  • Parthika. Greek and Roman Authors' Views of the Arsacid Empire / Griechisch-römische Bilder des Arsakidenreiches

    Established in the third century BC, the multi-cultural and multi-lingual Arsacid Empire became Rome's major opponent in the East from the first century BC to its end in the third century AD. According to a Roman idea, the orbis was evenly divided between the… (Harde kaft)

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    83,95
  • Zauber und Magie im antiken Palästina und seiner Umwelt

    Zauber und Magie waren im Alten Orient wesentliche Bestandteile der Lebensbewältigung und -deutung. So finden sich in den Kulturen Ägyptens, Kleinasiens, Mesopotamiens und Syrien-Palästinas vielfältige Rituale zur Abwehr lebensbedrohlicher Größen und zur… (Harde kaft)

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    83,95
  • KarduniaS. Volume 2

    KarduniaS, as the kingdom of the Kassites in Babylonia was called in ancient times, was the neighbor and rival of great powers such as Egypt, the Hittites, and Assyria. But while our knowledge of the latter kingdoms has made huge progress in the last decades,… (Harde kaft)

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    160,95
  • Beate Pongratz-Leisten boeken
    Beate Pongratz-Leisten - Religion and Ideology in Assyria

    Addressing the relationship between religion and ideology, and drawing on a range of literary, ritual, and visual sources, Beate Pongratz-Leisten argues that Assyria as a polity was as much exposed to (and influenced by) Babylonia in the south as it was to the… (Zachte kaft)

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    32,95
  • Seneca Philosophus

    Addressing classicists, philosophers, students, and general readers alike, this volume emphasizes the unity of Seneca's work and his originality as a translator of Stoic ideas in the literary forms of imperial Rome. It features a vitalizing diversity of… (Zachte kaft)

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    32,95
  • Gardenstone boeken
    11,95
  • Adrian Goldsworthy boeken
    Adrian Goldsworthy - Pax Romana

    Providing a insightful and highly detailed history of the Roman Peace, Goldsworthy covers the bloody conquests of an aggressive Republic throughout the era of Caesar and Augustus, through to the age of prosperity under Marcus Aurelius (Zachte kaft)

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    13,95
  • Vasileios Liotsakis boeken
    Vasileios Liotsakis - Redeeming Thucydides' Book 8

    Questioning the traditional scholarly view that Book VIII of Thucydides' History is less polished than the rest of the work, Vasileios Liotsakis offers a detailed analysis of the narrative arrangement of the book, concluding that in Book VIII Thucydides'… (Harde kaft)

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    117,95
  • Piotr Steinkeller boeken
    Piotr Steinkeller - History, Texts and Art in Early Babylonia

    The book studies the history of early Babylonian kingship, as it evolved from prehistoric times down to the end of the third millennium BCE, and its reflections in the contemporaneous and later historical sources, literary texts and art. Among the chief issues… (Harde kaft)

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    96,95
  • Piotr Taracha boeken
    Piotr Taracha - Two Festivals Celebrated by a Hittite Prince (CTH 647.I and II-III)

    The festivals presented in this book are worth to be studied by scholars of religion and cult in Hittite Anatolia. These festivals were performed in one of the Hittite cities cultivating Hattian cult traditions. The traditional cult calendar was based… (Harde kaft)

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    73,95
  • Christos Tsagalis boeken
    Christos Tsagalis - Early Greek Epic Fragments I

    This is the first full-scale commentary on the extant fragments of genealogical and antiquarian epic of the archaic period since G. Marckscheffel's Latin commentary in 1840. It includes introduction to the relevant authors and poems, Greek text, translation,… (Harde kaft)

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    138,95
  • Mark Woolmer boeken
    Mark Woolmer - Short History of the Phoenicians

    New perspectives on the mysteries and paradoxes of Phoenician civilization and culture (Zachte kaft)

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    17,95
  • Christopher Gill boeken
    Christopher Gill - Plato's Atlantis Story

    This book provides all that is needed to study Plato's Atlantis story: Greek text, commentary, vocabulary of Greek terms, new translation and full introduction (Zachte kaft)

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    30,95
  • Social Perspectives on Ancient Lives from Paleothnobotanical Data

    This volume contributes to the emerging topic of social paleoethnobotany with a series of papers exploring dynamic aspects of past social life, particularly the day-to-day practices and politics of procuring, preparing, and consuming plants. The contributors… (Harde kaft)

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    103,95